Suneel Cherukuri

How the pandemic messed up D.C.'s cybersecurity plans


Facing budget constraints and a new cybersecurity model, Washington, D.C.'s CISO is bracing for an "interesting" 2021.

Iran airstrike hasn't elevated network activity in D.C., officials say


District officials have been vigilant since the death of general Qassem Soleimani, but told reporters network surveillance traffic from Iran has stayed consistent.

Federal cyberattacks hit D.C. city government first, CTO says


For some cyberattackers, Washington D.C. is a test bed before their attacks are ready to be leveled against the federal government.

Government must keep checks on innovation, says D.C.'s security chief


Washington D.C. CISO Suneel Cherukuri says "smart cities" and "internet of things" programs are great, but that they must be balanced with security.

Washington, D.C., names Suneel Cherukuri as permanent CISO


Cherukuri succeeds the city's first CISO, John MacMichael, who stepped down in January.